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HP 6230 EPrintervsHP DeskJet 3630

HP 6230 ePrinter

65

Overall Score

65

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A cheap and good spec 600 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with moderate running costs
82
Value for Money
Very Good
66
Features
Good Features
65
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
65
Overall Score
Good
600 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 4 Jul 2014
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Cartridge Release Date
Maximum Resolution 600 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Cartridge 4
Release Date Jul 2014
HP DeskJet 3630

72

Overall Score

72

Overall Score

HP DeskJet 3630

$65.00
$24.99
Our Verdict:
A remarkably economical to run and low cost 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with good features
89
Value for Money
Very Good
70
Features
Good Features
95
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good
1200 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 8.5ppm Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 1200 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 8.5ppm
Release Date Sep 2015
HP 6230 ePrinter

65

Overall Score

65

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A cheap and good spec 600 x 1200 DPI inkjet, with moderate running costs
82
Value for Money
Very Good
66
Features
Good Features
65
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
65
Overall Score
Good
600 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 4 Jul 2014
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Cartridge Release Date
Maximum Resolution 600 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Cartridge 4
Release Date Jul 2014
HP DeskJet 3630

72

Overall Score

72

Overall Score

HP DeskJet 3630

$65.00
$24.99
Our Verdict:
A remarkably economical to run and low cost 1200 x 1200 DPI inkjet printer, with good features
89
Value for Money
Very Good
70
Features
Good Features
95
Running Costs
$0 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good
1200 X 1200 DPI Yes Inkjet 8.5ppm Sep 2015
Maximum Resolution Colour Printing Print Technology Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Release Date
Maximum Resolution 1200 X 1200 DPI
Colour Printing Yes
Print Technology Inkjet
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) 8.5ppm
Release Date Sep 2015

Top Prices

HP 6230 ePrinter HP DeskJet 3630
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NEW HP Officejet Pro 6230 Wireless Inkjet Printer (E3E03A#B1H) -ePrinter - Black (Brand new, unopened)
$75.99
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1 Price from 1 Store | $75.99
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HP DeskJet 3630 All-In-One Wireless Inkjet Printer/Copier/Scanner (Brand new, unopened)
$65.00
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$100.00
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$89.99
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Reasons For

HP 6230 ePrinter HP DeskJet 3630
3 Reasons For
Hugely Bigger Maximum Duty Cycle
HP 6230 ePrinter is 15,000 pages per month max duty cycle, but the HP DeskJet 3630 is only a 1,000 pages per month max duty cycle inkjet printer (14,000 pages per month smaller).

This denotes the maximum amount of prints that the printer can generate per month.

A larger duty cycle means that the printer can work harder, and is less likely to generate faults due to overuse.

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Vastly Better Expert Reviews
The HP 6230 ePrinter has an average expert review score of 100% based on 4 reviews, however the HP DeskJet 3630 has an average rating of 70% (based on 9 reviews).
Better Expert Reviews Review Score
The HP 6230 ePrinter has an Expert Reviews review score of 100%, whereas the HP DeskJet 3630 only has a rating of 60% from the same site.
4 Reasons For
Cheaper by $11
The HP DeskJet 3630 costs $10.99 less than the HP 6230 ePrinter.
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this inkjet printer.
60% Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
Over five years the HP DeskJet 3630 only costs $0 to run but the HP 6230 ePrinter costs $0 to run (150% more).
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Much Better User Reviews
The HP DeskJet 3630 has an average user review score of 90% based on 141 reviews, however the HP 6230 ePrinter has an average rating of 79% (based on 28 reviews).

Reviews & Awards

Awards

HP 6230 ePrinter HP DeskJet 3630
2 Awards
Expert Reviews: Recommended PC Mag: Editor's Choice
No awards found

Average Expert Rating

The HP 6230 ePrinter has better expert reviews than the HP DeskJet 3630. The average expert reviews score for the HP 6230 ePrinter is 100% based on 4 reviews, where as the average score for the HP DeskJet 3630 is 70% based on 9 reviews.
HP 6230 ePrinter HP DeskJet 3630
Best
5 stars
1 review
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
4 reviews
3 stars
3 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The HP DeskJet 3630 has better user reviews than the HP 6230 ePrinter. The average user reviews score for the HP DeskJet 3630 is 90% based on 141 reviews, where as the average score for the HP 6230 ePrinter is 79% based on 28 reviews.
HP 6230 ePrinter HP DeskJet 3630
5 stars
12 reviews
4 stars
11 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
4 reviews
Best
5 stars
94 reviews
4 stars
32 reviews
3 stars
9 reviews
2 stars
2 reviews
1 star
4 reviews

Expert Reviews Review Score

HP 6230 ePrinter HP DeskJet 3630
Best
Expert Reviews logo
A range of shortcuts covers everyday print jobsThis isn't the smallest of inkjets and looks a little clunky with a grey plastic finish and jutting prow. We could also hear a constant, variable high-pitched noise from the integrated mains adapter unle...
Recommended
Duplexer for two-sided printing
Ethernet
Wi-Fi, and Wireless Direct
Prints through the cloud
Only one paper tray, with no optional trays available
Cheap, swift, and inexpensive to run, the Officejet Pro 6230 is a no-nonsense office inkjet......
Mar 2015
Expert Reviews logo
There's no duplex (double-sided) printing, but the simple blue paper trays look good and keep everything tidy enough. There's no fancy screen, but if all you'll do is make the odd photocopy, the basic controls and simple LCD are just fine.As you'd ex...
HP's DeskJet 3630 is a bargain, but why does its software have to be so awful?...
Mar 2016

Date Released

HP 6230 ePrinter HP DeskJet 3630
41 months old 27 months old Best

Energy Efficiency

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Inkjet printer running costs calculated based on an average of 20 minutes of use per week. The running cost comprises the electricity cost when using the inkjet printer and the electricity standby cost. Compare all energy saving inkjet printers.

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these inkjet printers for 5 years. We have then converted that into the number of tree seedlings that you would need to plant and grow for 10 years in order to offset that amount of CO2.
HP 6230 ePrinter
HP
6230 ePrinter
0 trees 0.0018 tonnes CO2
HP DeskJet 3630
HP
DeskJet 3630
0 trees 0.00073 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

Printing

HP 6230 ePrinter HP DeskJet 3630
Time to First Page (colour, Normal) 17s Unknown - Click to provide data
Time to First Page (black, Normal) 14s Unknown - Click to provide data
Print Speed (black, Draft Quality, A4/US Letter) 29ppm Unknown - Click to provide data
Print Speed (colour, Draft Quality, A4/US Letter) 24ppm Unknown - Click to provide data
Print Speed (black, Normal Quality, A4/US Letter) Unknown - Click to provide data 8.5ppm

Print Technology

HP 6230 ePrinter HP DeskJet 3630
Maximum Duty Cycle 15,000 pages per month
BEST
1,000 pages per month
Print Cartridge 4 Unknown - Click to provide data

Memory

HP 6230 ePrinter HP DeskJet 3630
Internal Memory 128MB Unknown - Click to provide data

Input Capacity

HP 6230 ePrinter HP DeskJet 3630
Standard Input Capacity 225 sheets Unknown - Click to provide data

Output Capacity

HP 6230 ePrinter HP DeskJet 3630
Standard Output Capacity 60 sheets Unknown - Click to provide data

Paper Handling

HP 6230 ePrinter HP DeskJet 3630
Maximum Print Size
216 x 356 mm (Legal)
 216 x 356 mm (Legal)
216 x 356 mm (Legal)
 216 x 356 mm (Legal)

Ports & Interfaces

HP 6230 ePrinter HP DeskJet 3630
USB 2.0 Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Sound Emission

HP 6230 ePrinter HP DeskJet 3630
Noise Level Unknown - Click to provide data 47dB

Weight & Dimensions

HP 6230 ePrinter HP DeskJet 3630
Weight 5.1kg 4.2kg
Height 145.5mm 158mm
Depth 385mm 310mm
Width 464mm 438mm

Power

HP 6230 ePrinter HP DeskJet 3630
Power Consumption (standby) Unknown - Click to provide data 2.1W
Power Consumption (off) 0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption 24W 10W

Operational Conditions

HP 6230 ePrinter HP DeskJet 3630
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data 20%
Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data 40°C

Media Formats

HP 6230 ePrinter HP DeskJet 3630
Standard Media Sizes Unknown - Click to provide data

System Requirements

HP 6230 ePrinter HP DeskJet 3630
Compatible Operating Systems Unknown - Click to provide data

Media Weight

HP 6230 ePrinter HP DeskJet 3630
Recommended Media Weight Unknown - Click to provide data 60g/m²

Technical Details

HP 6230 ePrinter HP DeskJet 3630
Image Scaling/enlargement Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Interface Unknown - Click to provide data
Copy Resolution (black Text) Unknown - Click to provide data
Media Types Supported Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour Depth Unknown - Click to provide data
Copy Speed (normal Quality, Black, A4) Unknown - Click to provide data
Compliance Industry Standards Unknown - Click to provide data
Bundled Software Unknown - Click to provide data

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